FCEDA In the News

EY will add 462 jobs in Fairfax County as it moves to new Tysons Corner location

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:05am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that EY (formerly Ernst & Young LLP), one of the world’s leaders in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services and one of Fairfax County’s largest employers, will create 462 jobs over three years as it expands its operations in Fairfax County. Virginia successfully competed against Maryland and Washington, D.C., for the project.

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One year later, Silver Line’s economic impact already apparent

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 3:26pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Silver Line, the first new rail line operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) in two decades, opened one year ago on July 26, and its impact on the local business community and economy can already be felt, says Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

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Fairfax County EDA chooses Value Base Mergers and Acquisitions to work with Israeli companies interested in U.S. market

Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 3:00am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA, and Tel Aviv – The Fairfax County (Virginia USA) Economic Development Authority, which promotes Fairfax County as one of the world’s best business locations, has renewed its relationship with Value Base Mergers and Acquisitions (formerly DS Apex Mergers & Acquisitions, Ltd.), an investment house/bank based in Tel Aviv, as its representative to work with Israeli companies interested in expansion to the United States.

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Fairfax County is home to eight companies on 2015 Fortune 500 list – and more than half of D.C.-area total

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 4:26pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Eight Fairfax County-based companies, in industries ranging from financial services and hospitality to defense and technology consulting, hold spots on Fortune magazine’s list of the 500 largest publicly traded companies in the United States.

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Ten hut! Veteran-owned businesses in Fairfax County dominate D.C.-area rankings

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 11:55am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Fairfax County businesses dominate a new Washington Business Journal list of largest veteran-owned companies in the Washington region, with the top five businesses, eight of the top 10 and 16 of the top 25 based in the county.

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Fairfax County EDA selects Herbert Frey to run Munich office and work with European companies considering U.S. expansion

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 4:00am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA, and Munich – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) has selected Herbert C. Frey, who has worked for large multinational companies and has been an entrepreneur, to run the FCEDA’s Munich office and work with European companies considering expansion to the United States.

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FCEDA’s Gordon hails $50 million contribution to “visionary” Inova cancer research initiative

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 8:49am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA — Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA), said the $50 million contribution from developer and philanthropist Dwight Schar to launch the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute will accelerate the creation of a genomic research center in Fairfax County.

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Fairfax County EDA works with 29 businesses adding almost 2,300 jobs to the local economy

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:00am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA — During the first quarter of 2015, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) provided services and resources to 29 businesses that are adding almost 2,300 jobs in Fairfax County. Many of these businesses are in the information technology and professional services sectors, and three are foreign-based firms using a Fairfax County location to expand in North America.

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Fairfax County EDA to host Indian diplomat and business delegation, promote local economic opportunities

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 12:34pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will host Ajay Kumar, first secretary of commerce at the Embassy of India, and a delegation of Indian business people at FCEDA headquarters in Tysons Corner on March 25.

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Navy Federal to expand Fairfax County headquarters, add 600 employees and invest $114.6 million

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 9:41am

Contacts: Katie Cosgrove, FCEDA, kcosgrove@fceda.org, 703-790-0600 (o); Jessica Jewell, Navy Federal, jessica_jewell@navyfederal.org, 703-206-4847 

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